Appeal for assistance regarding wilful exposure, Bargara

 Bundaberg detectives have charged a 58-year-old South Isis man with wilful exposure and indecent treatment of children offences in relation to incidents in Bargara. It is alleged the man exposed himself to two teenagers who were at Nielson’s Beach on September 24. The man was further charged with indecent treatment of children...

Man significantly injures hand in midnight motorbike crash

A man has been hospitalised following a motorbike crash north of Bundaberg. A Queensland Ambulance spokesperson said paramedics were called to the incident on Murphy Road in Captain Creek at 12:14am on Tuesday. One patient in his 30s was taken stable to Bundaberg Hospital with a significant hand injury.

Bundaberg among nation's heart disease hotspots

The Heart Foundation is calling on the next Queensland Government to throw its support behind improving cardiac care, to stop the scourge of heart disease plaguing regional and remote areas. Queensland is home to eight of the nation’s 20 hotspots for heart disease deaths, and 11 of the 20 worst for...

Fatal crash at Susan River

A 28-year-old woman has died after a car collided with a truck at Susan River, north of Maryborough. It happened on Maryborough-Hervey Bay Road just before 7.30pm on Sunday.   The 35-year-old truck driver was uninjured.   Police said another car was also involved, but the 52-year-old driver wasn't injured.    Investigations continue.       

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